Game Night with Dungeons & Dragons

During fall semester, Hodges Library will host a Game Night the 4th Wednesday of each month — beginning Aug. 28. Drop by Room 209 anytime between 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. for video games, puzzles, board and card games, as well as virtual reality. We will also host Beginner Dungeons and Dragons, 6 p.m. to … Continued

Hodges Library 2nd-floor entrance CLOSED Monday, Aug. 19

The Melrose Avenue (2nd floor) entrance to Hodges Library will be CLOSED Monday, August 19, for a construction project. Library users must enter and exit the building through the Volunteer Blvd. (ground floor) entrance. A portion of Melrose Avenue (from Melrose Hall to the intersection with Melrose Place) also will be closed to accommodate a … Continued

Graduate Commons CLOSED Aug. 13-20

The Graduate Commons, 131 Hodges Library, will be closed for upgrades August 13 through August 20. We’re installing all new furnishings including ergonomic chairs, sofas, adjustable-height desks, and workstations with dual computer monitors. The space is for use by graduate students only and is accessible by swiping a VolCard. The Grad Commons will reopen on … Continued

Game Night July 24—Dungeons & Dragons

Hodges Library will host its monthly Game Night on July 24. Drop by Room 209 anytime between 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. for video games, puzzles, board and card games, as well as virtual reality. We will also host another Beginner Dungeons and Dragons session, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. There will be two groups … Continued

UT Libraries Helps Launch New Digital Library of Tennessee Portal

The Digital Library of Tennessee (DLTN) committee recently announced the launch of its new research website, making Tennessee one of the first states with a localized portal of the Digital Public Library of America. The Tennessee portal brings together more than 100,000 digital representations of unique cultural heritage artifacts from throughout the state. The University … Continued

iThenticate plagiarism-detection services unavailable July 13

The iThenticate plagiarism-detection site will be down for maintenance from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. EDT on July 13. iThenticate is a plagiarism-detection software site that helps faculty and student researchers avoid “cut and paste” or citation errors that might be unacceptable in funding proposals or scholarly articles. UT users can login to the site … Continued

Transcripts of James K. Polk’s Final Correspondence Now Online

Letters from the final year of James K. Polk’s presidency are now available online. UT Libraries staff designed the website for the XML-encoded transcriptions. With online publication of this last portion of Polk’s correspondence, UT’s James K. Polk Project nears completion. The James K. Polk Project, based in UT’s Department of History, spent decades locating … Continued

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